General News · 15th May 2019
Change in Route for Awaken the Canoes
Please note canoes participating in Klahoose's Awaken the Canoes will now end their Sunday pull on the Hollyhock Beach, not Smelt Bay as originally schedule.
From May 17 through 20th, the Klahoose Nation will welcome canoes to their shore for the 2ndAwaken the Canoes. The event, which is designed to help the Nations prepare for their annual Tribal Journeys, features safety exercise and water drills, along with the opportunity to practice protocols, songs and dances. Approximately 4 – 6 canoes are expected to arrive on Friday, May 17th and spend Saturday in Squirrel Cove on the water and Sunday, pulling to Smelt Bay.
For more information, please contact Jodi Simkin at the Klahoose Band office (250-935-6536).